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Kansen Chu (USA CA)

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Kansen Chu (USA CA)
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First Name: Kansen
Last Name: Chu
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Gender: Male
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End Edit Date: 2017/06/09
Office: CA State Assemblymember
State: California
Assembly District: 25
Party: Democratic
Official Gov Site: http://asmdc.org/members/a25
Additional Site: http://www.kansenchu.com/
Wikipedia article: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kansen_Chu
Official Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/AmKansenChu/
Official Twitter: https://twitter.com/KansenChu
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Draft summary for the individual at Wikipedia

Kansen Chu believes that renewable energy “addresses the root causes of climate change” (1). He co-authored and supported SB 350, which established new California clean energy, clean air, and greenhouse gas reduction goals (1).


1. Press release dated September 11, 2015 https://a25.asmdc.org/district-report/chu%E2%80%99s-news-september-2015/

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1. What are the individual's views on whether climate change is real and caused by human activity?

Kansen Chu stated in an email newsletter that California’s goal to have 50% of electricity coming from renewable sources “addresses the root causes of climate change.” https://a25.asmdc.org/district-report/chu%E2%80%99s-news-september-2015

2. What votes, actions, and governmental/organizational activities on climate change and clean energy has the individual led/supported/opposed?

Kansen Chu co-authored and supported SB 350: The Clean Energy & Pollution Reduction Act, which established new California clean energy, clean air and greenhouse gas reduction goals for 2030. https://a25.asmdc.org/district-report/chu%E2%80%99s-news-october-2015

As a former small business owner, Chu encouraged small businesses in his district to apply for the CoolCalifornia Small Business Awards Program, which recognizes California small businesses that “take action to reduce their greenhouse gas emissions, promote climate friendly practices, and demonstrate a commitment to a healthy and sustainable future.” (Press release dated September 11, 2015) https://a25.asmdc.org/district-report/chu%E2%80%99s-news-september-2015

Automatically Generated Legislative Actions

AB 1110 Greenhouse gases emissions intensity reporting: retail electricity suppliers.

Final legislative action 2016-08-31 passed yeas 54, nays 25.

  • Kansen voted yea (in favor of AB 1110 TING Consent Calendar Second Day ).
  • Kansen voted yea (in favor of AB 1110 TING Concurrence in Senate Amendments).

AB 1550 Greenhouse gases: investment plan: disadvantaged communities.

Final legislative action 2016-08-31 passed yeas 53, nays 22.

  • Kansen voted yea (in favor of AB 1550 GOMEZ Assembly Third Reading).
  • Kansen voted yea (in favor of AB 1550 GOMEZ Concurrence in Senate Amendments).

AB 197 State Air Resources Board: greenhouse gases: regulations.

Final legislative action 2016-08-24 passed yeas 45, nays 30.

  • Kansen voted yea (in favor of AB 197 GARCIA, E. Assembly Third Reading).
  • Kansen voted yea (in favor of AB 197 GARCIA, E. Concurrence in Senate Amendments).

AB 2722 Transformative Climate Communities Program.

Final legislative action 2016-08-31 passed yeas 49, nays 27.

  • Kansen voted yea (in favor of AB 2722 BURKE Assembly Third Reading).
  • Kansen voted yea (in favor of AB 2722 BURKE Concurrence in Senate Amendments).

SB 1383 Short-lived climate pollutants: methane emissions: dairy and livestock: organic waste: landfills.

Final legislative action 2016-08-31 passed yeas 25, nays 12.

  • Kansen voted yea (in favor of SB 1383 Lara Senate Third Reading Amend By THURMOND Set #1).
  • Kansen voted yea (in favor of SB 1383 Lara Senate Third Reading By THURMOND).

SB 32 California Global Warming Solutions Act of 2006: emissions limit.

Final legislative action 2016-08-24 passed yeas 25, nays 13.

  • Kansen voted yea (in favor of SB 32 Pavley Senate Third Reading Amend By WILLIAMS Set #1).
  • Kansen voted yea (in favor of SB 32 Pavley Senate Third Reading By RIDLEY-THOMAS).
  • Kansen voted yea (in favor of SB 32 Pavley Motion to Reconsider).
  • Kansen voted yea (in favor of SB 32 Pavley Senate Third Reading Amend By GARCIA, E. Set #1).
  • Kansen voted yea (in favor of SB 32 Pavley Senate Third Reading By GARCIA, E.).

SB 350 Clean Energy and Pollution Reduction Act of 2015.

Final legislative action 2015-09-11 passed yeas 26, nays 14.

  • Kansen voted yea (in favor of SB 350 De León Senate Third Reading Amend By WILLIAMS Set #1).
  • Kansen voted yea (in favor of SB 350 De León Senate Third Reading By ATKINS).

AB 618 Local Agency Public Construction Act: job order contracting: school districts: community college districts.

  • Kansen voted yea (in favor of AB 618 LOW Assembly Third Reading).

3. What has the individual said about local and regional climate-related impacts and activities?

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